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‘China stands beside Myanmar on Rohingya...

‘China stands beside Myanmar on Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Aug 24 2019

Bangladesh is now hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas and most of them entered the country since August...

Rahul Gandhi, other opposition leaders...

Rahul Gandhi, other opposition leaders...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has not allowed the entry of any politician into Kashmir since August...

Former Indian finance minister Arun...

Former Indian finance minister Arun...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 24 2019

He had been admitted to AIIMS on August 9 after a prolonged illness

Kashmir protesters defy restrictions,...

Kashmir protesters defy restrictions,...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 24 2019

This was the first such call by separatists seeking Kashmir's secession from India

Rohingya refugees warned to be wary...

Rohingya refugees warned to be wary...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 24 2019

Nahar, 23, is one of a rising number of Rohingya refugees, who fled Myanmar in a massive exodus two years...

4 killed in Janmashtami stampede in...

4 killed in Janmashtami stampede in...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

A portion of the wall of Loknath temple caved in following heavy rain

Indian soldier killed in Pakistan firing...

Indian soldier killed in Pakistan firing...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Indian troops retaliated effectively to silence the Pakistani guns

Drugs worth $161 million seized in Malaysia's...

Drugs worth $161 million seized in Malaysia's...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Malaysia is a key transit point for illegal narcotics, with authorities seizing record amounts of crystal...

Sri Lanka ends emergency four months...

Sri Lanka ends emergency four months...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

President Maithripala Sirisena has been extending the emergency on the 22nd of each month since the April...

Key hospitals in Indian Kashmir treat...

Key hospitals in Indian Kashmir treat...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Pakistan lays claim to Muslim-majority Kashmir and has condemned the decision to change its status

UN experts urge India to end 'collective...

UN experts urge India to end 'collective...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

According to security and government forces, at least 4,000 people have been detained in Indian-controlled...

India increases restrictions in Kashmir...

India increases restrictions in Kashmir...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Entry into the city's old quarter, which has long been a centre for protests, was severely curtailed,...

Amnesty Intl expresses grief as Myanmar...

Amnesty Intl expresses grief as Myanmar...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Despite completion of preparations to start the repatriation process on Thursday, no Rohingya turned...

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua over...

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua over...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

The riots appear to have been triggered by the arrest of dozens of Papuan students in Java at the weekend,...

Expert views-Should Rohingya refugees...

Expert views-Should Rohingya refugees...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

Bangladesh and the UN are consulting Rohingya refugees to determine if they will accept Buddhist-majority...

2 US service members killed in...

2 US service members killed in...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

The incident brings the number of US troops killed in Afghanistan to at least 14 in 2019

Tiger by the tail: Pakistan's militant...

Tiger by the tail: Pakistan's militant...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

Kashmir has been divided between India and Pakistan since independence in 1947

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social...

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

The company closed 89 Facebook accounts, 107 pages, 15 groups and five Instagram accounts, some of which...

'We won't give an inch'

'We won't give an inch'

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

Soura neighbourhood, on the outskirts of Srinagar, has become the nexus of protests against Indian occupied...

Former Indian finance minister P Chidambaram...

Former Indian finance minister P Chidambaram...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 21 2019

He has been arrested in connection with the INX media case

Everest region bans single-use...

Everest region bans single-use...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 21 2019

Environmentalists are also concerned that the pollution on Everest is affecting water sources down in...